Forthcoming Events

08.10.2017 - 13.10.2017, Jackson Hole, WY, USA
29.11.2017 - 01.12.2017, European XFEL, Schenefeld / CFEL, Hamburg
30.11.2017 - 01.12.2017, European XFEL, Schenefeld, Germany


Ambizione awards for three current and former MUST researchers- Axel Schild, Arianna Marchioro and Dmitry Momotenko
Successful Gender and Science Meeting 2017- 80 participants, lively discussions, and inspiring talks
OSA - Women of Light: A Special Program for Women in Optics, with Ursula Keller
Gender and Science Meeting 2017- organised by the NCCR MUST and RESOLV
STC2017 - Big data in chemistry - Basel- Deadline for registration August 1
Führen in Hochschulen- new book by Springer, including an interview with Ursula Keller by Andrea Eichholzer
Special issue of Chimia - on The Lausanne Centre for Ultrafast Science (LACUS)
Weizmann Women and Science Awardto Prof. Ursula Keller
An ultrafast X-ray source in a laboratory format- New Science paper by Hans Jakob Wörner, Jean-Pierre Wolf and co-workers
A Journey into Time in Powers of Ten- exhibition in Campus Info, ETH Hönggerberg, Sept. - Dec. 2016

Honors, awards and fellowships

ERC Advanced Grants
  • Manfred Fiebig (2016): In-Situ Second Harmonic Generation for Emergent Electronics in Transition-Metal Oxides (INSEETO).
  • Majed Chergui (2016): Charge carrier Dynamics in Metal Oxides (DYNAMOX)
  • Ursula Keller (2013): Clocking fundamental attosecond electron dynamics (Attoclock)
  • Jean-Pierre Wolf (2012): Laser Filamentation for Probing and Controlling Atmospheric Processes (FilAtmo)
  • Peter Hamm (2009): Towards a Dynamical Understanding of Allostery (DYNALLO)
ERC Starting Grants
  • Ulrich Lorenz (2017): Visualizing the Conformational Dynamics of Proteins by Time-Resolved Electron Microscopy (ProteinDynamics)
  • Rachel Grange (2016): Second-Order Nano-Oxides for Enhanced Nonlinear Photonics (Chi2-Nano-Oxides)
  • Natalie Banerji (2016): Organic Semiconductors InteRfaced with biological environmentS (OSIRIS)
  • Hans Jakob Wörner (2012): Measuring electronic dynamics in molecules (ATTOSCOPE)
  • Andrea Cannizzo (2011): Investigating Functional Dynamics in Proteins by Novel Multidimensional Optical Spectroscopies in the Ultraviolet (FunctionalDyna)
  • Thomas Südmeyer (2011): Efficient megahertz coherent XUV light source ( MEGA-XUV )
  • Fabrizio Carbone (2011): Ultrafast Spectroscopic Electron Diffraction of quantum solids and thin films (USED)
ERC Proof of Concept
  • Jean-Pierre Wolf (2014): Laser Identification of Pollen and Bacteria in Air (LIPBA)
ERC Consolidator Grants
  • Jiri Vanicek (2016): Unraveling molecular quantum dynamics with accelerated ab initio algorithms (MOLEQULE)
  • Aldo Antognini (2016): Hyperfine splittings in muonic atoms and laser technology (HyperMu)
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